Feb 28th 2021

Meet the Artist: Michael K. Paxton

@ Evanston Art Center

1717 Central St, Evanston, IL 60201

Opening Sunday, February 28th, from 12PM - 3:30PM

On view through Sunday, April 4th

On Sunday, February 28, 2021, the Evanston Art Center is pleased to invite the public to the opening of Interpolations featuring the work of Michael K. Paxton.

The artist will be present during the event.


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Michael K. Paxton is a sixth generation West Virginian and Chicago based artist with awards that include a grant from the Adolph & Esther Gottlieb Foundation, Inc., New York; Illinois Arts Council Fellowship in Visual Art Award and two Professional Development Grants; Fellowships with both Air le Parc, Project and Research Center, Pampelonne, France and Jentel Artist Residency Program, Banner, Wyoming; a Marshall University Alumni Award of Distinction; six Professional Development Grants from Columbia College, Chicago; two CAAP Grants,. Chicago, IL; Open Studio Residency, Department of Cultural Affairs, Chicago, IL and a Purchase Prize, Union Images: 100 Years of the Chicago Federation of Labor, Chicago, IL.

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Time slots to view the exhibitions are 12:00pm – 1:00pm; 1:15pm – 2:15pm; 2:30pm – 3:30pm. Registration is required, as a limited number of visitors will be allowed in the gallery space at the same time.


This exhibition will be on display from February 27 – April 4, 2021, in the First Floor Gallery of the Evanston Art Center (EAC). All visitors are required to wear masks and take their temperature upon entry using provided gloves, and share results with an EAC staff member. Please adhere to 6′ social distancing requirements when in the gallery space.

Gallery Hours

Monday – Friday: 1 pm – 6 pm
Saturday: 10 am – 4 pm
Sunday: 12 pm – 4 pm

About the Evanston Art Center

The Evanston Art Center (EAC) provides inspiring art education, exhibitions, and expression for all. The EAC is a non-profit that has supported the arts for more than 90 years.

For more information, please visit us online at www.evanstonartcenter.org or contact Cara Feeney, Director of Exhibitions, at cfeeney@evanstonartcenter.org.

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